Install Google Camera with HDR+ [Snapdragon 820, 821 & 835]

Now you can install the Google Camera application with HDR+ support on any chipset that uses Hexagon 680 ISP. Fortunately, Snapdragon 820, Snapdragon 821 and Snapdrgaon 835 make the use of Hexagon 680 ISP. So, if your Android smartphone is powered up by one of the three aforementioned CPUs, you can now enjoy the Google Camera goodies on your phone. This simple guide will take you through the appropriate steps to install Google Camera with HDR+ on Snapdragon 820, 821 and 835 powered Android smartphones.Install Google Camera with HDR+ [Snapdragon 820, 821 & 835]

In order to install the Google Camera with HDR+, some spotlight on the background of the Google Camera HDR+ mode is necessary. Google was going through a real scorcher for not focusong on the camera of its Nexus smartphones. The Nexus smartphones were always appreciated for running on Vanila Android, having a very friendly price-tag and offering top-of-the-line specifications. The only thing they lacked in was the camera department. This is exactly where it was hit by its rivals like Samsung, Sony, Apple and others. To impress the masses, Google brought in its very own Google Pixels smartphones with the new camera running atop. The pixels smartphones outnumbered their opponents in the camera department with the help of the newly introduced HDR+ mode. This HDR+ mode can take your smartphone photography to a whole new level. The attention to detail can be easily noted in the pictures taken with the HDR+ mode. It also works absolutely beautiful in the low-light conditions. Users who were running away from the Google Camera earlier, wanted to install it on their phones now just for the sake of this new mode, but they were unable to do so. Their wish now seems to have come true now since the Google Camera has been modified to support a slew of devices running on the mentioned compatible architecture.

The best part of the new MOD is that, you do not need to root your phone or even a custom recovery running on it. The APK file of Google Camera has been modified to work on the compatible devices. All you need is to grab the modified Google Camera APK and install it on your phone having SD 820, 821 or 835. The application has been tested on devices like the OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T, OnePlus 5, Xiaomi Mi5, HTC U11, LG G6 and the Samsung Galaxy S8. It was found working flawlessly on these phones. If you own a phone falling in this league, chances are that you will be able enjoy the goodness of Google Camera’s HDR+ mode on it. Here’s how you can get it done now.

How to Install Google Camera with HDR+ [Snapdragon 820, 821 & 835]

  1. Download Google Camera v4.4 Modified APK file.
  2. Copy the downloaded APK file to your phone’s internal or external storage.
  3. On your phone, go to Settings > Security or Lock Screen & Security > Unknown Sources > tap the radio icon or checkbox to allow.
  4. Now using a file manager, locate the copied Google Camera APK file and tap it to install it.
  5. Follow on-screen instructions to install it now.
  6. Once the installation comes to an end, you can find the Google Camera in the app drawer. Launch the application now and start capturing with the HDR+ mode. That’s all.

Here are some pictures taken with the Google Camera having HDR+ turned on.

Source: Xdadevet

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